There are 2 ways to get from Edmonton to Yellowknife by tram, plane or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tram, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
  2. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Yellowknife (YZF) YEG - YZF

$138 - $252

1 alternative option

Drive  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Yellowknife 936 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Yellowknife is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 19 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Yellowknife is to tram and fly which costs $180 - $340 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Yellowknife is 991 km. The road distance is 1497.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Edmonton to Yellowknife, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Yellowknife, NT, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Edmonton to Yellowknife. However, you can take the tram to Century Park Station, take the walk to Century Park Transit Centre, take the line 747 bus to International Airport Door 8, take the walk to Edmonton airport, fly to Yellowknife, then take the taxi to Yellowknife. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Yellowknife.

Airlines
Canadian North
Website
canadiannorth.com
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $350
First Air
Website
firstair.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $350
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Northwestern Air
Website
nwal.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife via Fort Smith
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Yellowknife
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
edmonton.ca

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